Diversity Calendar Image 2017/18 - Diwali at Coventry Mandir
Religion at Warwick Survey
For any questions or comments, please contact: Elisabeth Arweck (PRF, CES, firstname.lastname@example.org) & Mairi Ann Cullen (SRF, CEDAR, M-A.Cullen@warwick.ac.uk).
Did you know...
- The Office of National Statistics approximate that 61% of the UK population regard themselves as belonging to some form of religion.
- Local figures for Coventry in 2011 indicate that the four largest religious groups are:
(Equality Monitoring Annual Report 2018)
Religion and Belief are protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010. Religion includes any religion. People are also protected if they do not follow a certain religion or have no religion at all. Additionally, a religion must have a clear structure and belief system. Belief means any religious or philosophical belief or a lack of such belief. To be protected, a belief must satisfy various criteria, including that it is a weighty and substantial aspect of human life and behaviour. (ACAS July 2010)
Please also see the FAQs on Religion or Belief
What are we doing?
Diversity Calendar 2017/18 (includes religious dates and celebrations)
Equality Challenge Unit - Religion and Belief
ACAS - Religion and Belief Discrimination